Leadership Development Program Internship
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Leadership Development Program Internship

El Segundo, California

Overview

What’s next at AT&T? You tell us. Our Leadership Development Program (LDP) will give you the tools to take charge across customized job rotations at AT&T Inc., AT&T Communications, AT&T Latin America and more.

Program Advantages:

  • On-the-job learning
  • Rotations across AT&T businesses
  • Mentorship programs
  • Alumni support and networking
  • Work alongside the industry's leaders

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5 Key Program Facts

Full-Time Program

  • Where will I need to relocate?

    You’ll need to relocate to one of our hub cities – most likely in CA, GA or TX.

  • Is relocation assistance provided?

    Yes it is! We’ll help you get where you’re going.

  • How long will I be in the LDP?

    2½ years.

  • What are the education and experience requirements?

    You must be in your final year of an MBA or Master’s program and have 3-10 years of fulltime work experience.

  • When do I apply?

    Apply August-February and start in July.

Internship

  • Where will I need to relocate?

    You will need to relocate to our headquarters in TX.

  • Is relocation assistance provided?

    You'll receive a stipend to help with the cost of housing.

  • How long will I be Interning in the LDP?

    10 weeks. Interns have the opportunity for early consideration into our full-time program.

  • What are the education and experience requirements?

    You must be in your first year of an MBA or Master’s program and have 3-10 years of fulltime work experience.

  • When do I apply?

    Apply August-March and start in June.

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Peek Inside a Career Journey

Tyler earned his MBA. Tyler joins the LDP, and his journey begins.

Dallas – AT&T Field Operations

Experience gained in Network Services
  • Managed crews of technicians at the customer site or a company location for POTS, Special Services, Designed Services, Data Services, U-verse or related power equipment
  • Planned, organized, and directed all operations with respect to installation support, service and major moves, adds, and changes
  • Exposure to AFO (Core & Uverse), C&E, TP&E, and VP's in all the organizations
Outside the office
  • Represented AT&T at the MLK Day Parade

Opportunities abound for Tyler. He matches to his next assignment.

Richardson, TX – AT&T ADVERTISING

Experience gained in Product Management
  • Expanded the adoption of AT&T’s platform across other business units
  • Quantified the value of value of advertising data and products back to AT&T business initiatives
  • Provided operational support to users on the products and tools
Outside the office
  • Played ultimate frisbee at Breckinridge Park

With his capabilities growing, Tyler pursued an exciting opportunity.

Dallas, TX – AT&T Communications

Experience gained in Business Marketing, Analytics and Alliances
  • Developed executive presentations to showcase the work being done from across multiple workstreams
  • Evaluated the impact of media and technological developments – 5G and Edge transformation
  • Acted as the go-to guy for senior leadership and stays up to date with industry developments and trends
Outside the office
  • Joined the Dallas Running Club at AT&T

SARAH LAUNCHED AMAZING POSSIBILITIES. SHE JOINED THE LDP INTERNSHIP, AND HER JOURNEY BEGAN.

Dallas, TX – AT&T Inc., AT&T University

Experience gained
  • Designed, developed and presented a 1,3, and 5-year plan to elevate training and development business-wide
  • Attended roundtables featuring leaders responsible for our emerging businesses
  • Discovered the roadmap to transform our business, evolve our workforce and innovate customer experiences
Outside the office
  • Joined AT&T Believe℠ Dallas to find great volunteer events

Big Data, Automation, AI. It’s just another day for John.

Dallas, TX – Chief Data Office & Strategic Planning Team

Experience gained
  • Worked with cross-functional teams to align and rationalize multiple BOT websites
  • Consolidated all automation technology under the BOTs banner
  • Assisted with Program Management and the set-up/administration of digital assistance activity
Outside the office
  • Participated in local hackathons

Grace is on the pulse of entertainment.That’s why she is ready to crush her sales goals.

Dallas, TX – Mobility and Entertainment Marketing

Experience gained
  • Assisted with driving sales across all AT&T's video products
  • Worked with Analytics to monitor performance, report results and apply key takeaways
  • Enhanced promo spend optimization and offers performance tracking
Outside the office
  • Helped local nonprofits build affordable housing in the Bay Area

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Applicant Experience

Want to know what to expect? Here’s a breakdown of the typical application process.

  • Check your status regularly. Timing varies, so log in to see where we are.
  • Watch this video to see what the job’s really like

  • Campus or virtual interview

  • Program manager interview

  • Executive interview (full-time only)

  • Congratulations and welcome to AT&T!

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Leadership Development Program Internship

El Segundo, California

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At AT&T, we help family, friends and neighbors connect in meaningful ways every day.  Our 5G network is live for consumers and businesses across the country. We’re also building FirstNet, the nationwide network that enables first responders and public safety officials to stay connected in times of crisis. Our robust and growing fiber footprint provides gigabit speeds to nearly two million customers. Innovation powers all that we do and as part of our team, your next big idea could be our newest innovation. Here’s your opportunity to combine your passion for technology and connecting the world through top-of-the line communications to transform our company and your career.  

As part of our Leadership Development Program Internship, you’ll gain access to a strong network of leaders who have an industry-wide reputation for success. From AT&T executives to world class speakers, you’ll gain exposure and work alongside industry leaders where you’ll learn, grow and reach your fullest potential.  

That’s just the beginning. Your 10-week assignment will allow you to drive impactful work across one or more key segments of our business. Examples of work placement could be within the following: Internet of Things, Sales and Marketing, AT&T Latin America as well as Consumer and Business Operations.

Additionally, you may have the chance to participate in mentoring circles, 1-1 mentorship, innovation fast-pitch sessions, and take advantage of numerous opportunities to give back and support the communities in which we live and work.  It’s a great way to advance your career while tapping into our network and developing relationships with current and former participants building their careers in diverse roles across AT&T.

Do you have what it takes to be an amazing leader? It starts with you. Apply today.


To be considered for this program, you must be actively pursuing an MBA or master’s degree for graduation by Spring 2023, supported by three years or more of full-time work and/or military experience.  We find our most successful candidates have a talent for collaborating on complex solutions and have previous supervisory experience.  Job assignment locations are typically in the Greater Dallas, Atlanta or Southern California areas.  These locations are variable and subject to change at any time for the needs of the business.  And most of all, here at AT&T, the drive to transform people’s lives through technology will you be your most valuable asset.  

AT&T will not sponsor applicants for work visas of any kind for this position.

AT&T will consider for employment qualified applicants in a manner consistent with the requirements of federal, state, and local laws.


Job ID 2150715S
Date posted 08/31/2021

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